Historic Parkridge Project

Historic Parkridge Project

2016 Grant Recipients Share African Americans Ypsilanti Housing Commission Historic Parkridge Project $25,000 • Ypsilanti The Historic Parkridge Project aimed to thoroughly research, document and create an interpretation plan for the Parkridge Homes site in Ypsilanti,...
In Pursuit of Hope

In Pursuit of Hope

2016 Grant Recipients Share African Americans Focus: Hope In Pursuit of Hope $25,000 • Detroit The project used videography and photography to collect oral histories from residents of the HOPE Village, a predominately African American Detroit neighborhood, and formed...
Tracking Advancement

Tracking Advancement

2016 Grant Recipients Share African Americans David L. Head Foundation Tracking Advancement: 100 years of Progress? $25,000 • Detroit Tracking Advancement: 100 Years of Progress? extended the life of a seminal 1915 publication, The Michigan Manual of Freedmen’s...
Our Stories, Our Voices: Growing Up Asian American

Our Stories, Our Voices: Growing Up Asian American

2016 Grant Recipients Share Asian Americans Council of Asian Pacific Americans Connecting Asian American Immigrant Communities $25,000 • Metro Detroit This project conducted a series of community conversations in the Asian American immigrant population to help bridge...
Controlling the Narrative

Controlling the Narrative

2015 Grant Recipients Share African Americans Society for History and Racial Equity Controlling the Narrative $13,366 • Kalamazoo “Controlling the Narrative” used historical documents, oral histories, images, and other individual, family, and community stories to...